Hit and run in Wellingborough injures man

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A hit-and-run driver knocked over a man in Wellingborough early on Sunday.

The victim was hit by a car in Church Street, Wellingborough, outside the Cutting Room pub.

The 23-year-old was standing with friends when he was hit by a red Vauxhall Astra at about 2.40am.

He was knocked down and his leg was broken.

The car was then driven off at speed and narrowly missed another pedestrian.

Witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.